Missing footnote, post Word file clean-up
Thread poster: Chris Dawe

Chris Dawe  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:09
Portuguese to English
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May 3, 2010

Would anyone know why a footnote would go mssing after a Word file was cleaned? When I look at the BAK file, it's there alright, but is missing in the clean file. Cheers. Chris.

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Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 17:09
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Polish to German
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Do not clean the file in Workbench May 3, 2010

use a TW4WINCLEAN.MAIN macro instead in Word.
This should leave you with a document with untouched formatting.

Please note: this macro does NOT update the translation memory. When using this macro, always save a copy of your file in RTF-format for TM update first. Then use the macro on original file and use the RTF copy to update TM via the "cleanup" process.


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Chris Dawe  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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TW4WINCLEAN.MAIN May 3, 2010

Jerzy, you're a genius, thanks, that has made my evening. I'll remember this for a rainy day as well. Cheers, Chris.

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